Dan Pitman, Author at Security Boulevard

Head to Head: MDR vs SIEM

Many companies turn to security information and event management (SIEM) solutions to meet compliance requirements and improve their security posture. They are designed to give companies a centralized view of security events, intended to make it easier for them to detect and respond to threats accordingly. But just how effective ... Read More

Keeping Up the Pace of Cloud Transformation

Once you get the ball rolling with your migration to the cloud, it's important to keep up the pace of your digital transformation and ensure your cybersecurity is up to the task ... Read More

How Security Helps You Win the Race to Digital

The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the race to digital for many organizations, but it is crucial to keep security in mind as you embrace cloud transformation ... Read More

IT and Security Teams Adjust to New Normal of COVID-19 Quarantine

The third in a series of posts looking at the impact of the COVID-19 quarantine on technology, productivity, cybersecurity, and the threat landscape, and how tips for coping with the new normal ... Read More

Attackers Prey on Chaos and Confusion of COVID-19

Attackers like to prey on chaos and confusion and use current events as a lure to catch victims. The COVID-19 pandemic is a prime opportunity for attackers to up their game ... Read More

Addressing COVID-19 Cybersecurity Challenges with Tips from NASA

We are all facing a challenging and unprecedented situation with the response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Here are some tips to help employees manage their productivity and cybersecurity as they work remotely from home ... Read More

State of GDPR Compliance and Cybersecurity After First Year

A look at the first year of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)--it's impact on data privacy and cybersecurity and the current state of compliance as we begin year two ... Read More

AWS Summit London 2019 – Security is Still a Shared Responsibility

A look back at the recent AWS Summit in London and the importance of the shared security model for effective security in the cloud and protecting cloud application workloads ... Read More

Why SIEM Is a Process, Not a Product

Alert Logic's Dan Pitman looks at some of the issues organizations face with SIEM (security incident and event management) tools and why the value of a SIEM is a function of how effectively it is managed and maintained ... Read More